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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by geofftl1000r » Sat Sep 05, 2020 12:09 am

1. Have you received this recall notice? - yes
2. Have you had the work completed? - no
3. If you have had the recall completed, which dealership did the work and roughly when? - n/a
4. If you have received the recall and not had the work done, what is your reason? - To many complaints about issues after Mazda had touched the cars.
5. If you have had the work done, have you experienced any leaks? - n/a
6. If you have had the work done and not experienced any leaks, have you completely filled your tank at least once? - n/a
7. Did you experience any other issues, such as fuel the gauge reading incorrectly? If so, please give details.- n/a


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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by casey » Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:32 pm

I can report that, on the 3rd attempt to rectify my fuel leak, Underwoods Mazda (Colchester) have now succeeded in fixing the my petrol leak. They seem to have thoroughly cleaned the tank and fitted another new seal.

I've brimmed the tank and thrown the car around a few roundabouts - no sign of any petrol smell or sign of any damp patches around the tank seals either side :D
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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by Yorindesarin » Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:34 pm

Christ... 3 attempts... Imagine if you had 3 attempts at something that could be someones life thats mad.
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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by casey » Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:37 pm

Agreed, hence the collection of data so we can see how widespread this is.

An email will be going out to all club members tomorrow about this issue, urging them to report their experiences.
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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by Vj4sothername » Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:55 pm

1. No
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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by thales » Sat Sep 12, 2020 11:42 am

1. Have you received this recall notice? - No
2. Have you had the work completed? - N/A
3. If you have had the recall completed, which dealership did the work and roughly when? - N/A
4. If you have received the recall and not had the work done, what is your reason? - N/A
5. If you have had the work done, have you experienced any leaks? - N/A
6. If you have had the work done and not experienced any leaks, have you completely filled your tank at least once? - N/A
7. Did you experience any other issues, such as fuel the gauge reading incorrectly? If so, please give details.- N/A

I checked the Mazda website and I don't have any outstanding recalls. Should I be worried about this?
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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by goodeggbob » Sat Sep 12, 2020 12:16 pm

Try checking the vosa/mot status.

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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by goldsystem » Sat Sep 12, 2020 12:27 pm

Hi All

1. I did have a recall notice last year but to be honest I am not sure it was relating to the fuel tank?
2. I did get whatever was on the recall done
3. TW White Orpington
4.N/A
5. No
6. Always fill the tank to the brim at least once a week, not noticed any issues or smells of petrol etc.
7. Haven't noticed any other issues so far.

Fuel gauge seems to be reading fairly acurately or at least it is consistent as we all know MPG is not going to be great but I would say I get between 20 and 23 MPG not sure how typical that is?
I guess driving style will make a fair difference.
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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by nintenjo » Sat Sep 12, 2020 12:36 pm

1. Yes - Have you received this recall notice?
2. Yes - Have you had the work completed?
3. Mazda Leamington Spa - If you have had the recall completed, which dealership did the work and roughly when?
4. If you have received the recall and not had the work done, what is your reason?
5. No - If you have had the work done, have you experienced any leaks?
6. Yes - If you have had the work done and not experienced any leaks, have you completely filled your tank at least once?
7. No - Did you experience any other issues, such as fuel the gauge reading incorrectly? If so, please give details.
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1. No
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7. N/A
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Post by Salokin » Sat Sep 12, 2020 1:37 pm

1. Yes
2. Yes
3. Mazda Stoke - late 2019
4. N/A
5. No
6. Yes
7. No other issues noted

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1. Yes
2. Yes
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Post by Davred » Sat Sep 12, 2020 2:51 pm

1. Yes
2.yes.
3. Mazda Leamington Spa on 12/4/18
4. N/a
5. No
6. Yes many times.
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Post by David Roberts » Sat Sep 12, 2020 3:50 pm

1. Yes
2. Yes
3. Milcars Mazda Watford 14 May 2018.
4. N/a
5. No
6. Yes, 13 full tanks to brim.
7. No issues.
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Post by REF » Sat Sep 12, 2020 4:07 pm

1. Yes
2. Yes
3. Eden Mazda - Basingstoke - May 2018
4. N/A
5. No
6. Yes
7. No

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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by thales » Sat Sep 12, 2020 4:12 pm

goodeggbob wrote:
Sat Sep 12, 2020 12:16 pm
Try checking the vosa/mot status.
No outstanding recalls there as well but thanks for the tip.
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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by warpc0il » Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:15 pm

thales wrote:
Sat Sep 12, 2020 11:42 am
1. Have you received this recall notice? - No
2. Have you had the work completed? - N/A
3. If you have had the recall completed, which dealership did the work and roughly when? - N/A
4. If you have received the recall and not had the work done, what is your reason? - N/A
5. If you have had the work done, have you experienced any leaks? - N/A
6. If you have had the work done and not experienced any leaks, have you completely filled your tank at least once? - N/A
7. Did you experience any other issues, such as fuel the gauge reading incorrectly? If so, please give details.- N/A

I checked the Mazda website and I don't have any outstanding recalls. Should I be worried about this?
Post or PM me your VIN and I can check the Mazda database directly.
It might just be that all yours have already been done
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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by thales » Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:50 pm

warpc0il wrote:
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:15 pm
thales wrote:
Sat Sep 12, 2020 11:42 am
1. Have you received this recall notice? - No
2. Have you had the work completed? - N/A
3. If you have had the recall completed, which dealership did the work and roughly when? - N/A
4. If you have received the recall and not had the work done, what is your reason? - N/A
5. If you have had the work done, have you experienced any leaks? - N/A
6. If you have had the work done and not experienced any leaks, have you completely filled your tank at least once? - N/A
7. Did you experience any other issues, such as fuel the gauge reading incorrectly? If so, please give details.- N/A

I checked the Mazda website and I don't have any outstanding recalls. Should I be worried about this?
Post or PM me your VIN and I can check the Mazda database directly.
It might just be that all yours have already been done
Just did. Thanks for the help

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1. Yes
2. Yes
3. MKG3000, twickenham
4. N/A
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Post by bperfrement » Sat Sep 12, 2020 6:49 pm

1. Have you received this recall notice?
2. Have you had the work completed?
3. If you have had the recall completed, which dealership did the work and roughly when?
4. If you have received the recall and not had the work done, what is your reason?
5. If you have had the work done, have you experienced any leaks?
6. If you have had the work done and not experienced any leaks, have you completely filled your tank at least once?
7. Did you experience any other issues, such as fuel the gauge reading incorrectly? If so, please give details.


1. No, first I heard of it was email from the club - thank you
2. Not yet, will book with Mazda Perry’s, Canterbury
3. N/A
4. N/A
5. N/A
6. N/A
7. N/A


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Re: **SAFETY ALERT: Fuel Tank recall - Fuel Leaks & Other Issues"

Post by PaLow73 » Sat Sep 12, 2020 6:57 pm

1. Have you received this recall notice? - yes
2. Have you had the work completed? - no
3. If you have had the recall completed, which dealership did the work and roughly when? - n/a
4. If you have received the recall and not had the work done, what is your reason? - time/work and concerns about the issues raised in this thread.
5. If you have had the work done, have you experienced any leaks? - n/a
6. If you have had the work done and not experienced any leaks, have you completely filled your tank at least once? - n/a
7. Did you experience any other issues, such as fuel the gauge reading incorrectly? If so, please give details.- n/a
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Post by Timmy2 » Sat Sep 12, 2020 9:52 pm

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I have two PZs on road car one track car
1.Yes
2.Yes
3. Hendy Mazda Tunbridge wells
4. I've had fuel and air bag recalls done on both cars no problems
5. No fuel leaks or smells
6.Both have been filled to the brim more than once with no issues
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Post by Yorindesarin » Sat Sep 12, 2020 10:13 pm

1.Nope
2. Nope
3. N/A
4. My reason if I had recieved the notice would be the amount of failures after the work has been completed being too high/dangerous.
5. N/A
6.N/A
7. N/A

I have an outstanding notice for passenger airbag replacement. Which I attempted to have rectified last year but due to the amount of time/a misunderstanding with the dealerships scheduling anyway I couldnt have the work completed. But even this seems possibly damaging to the car in some respects from other members experiences.
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Post by tankie » Sat Sep 12, 2020 10:39 pm

1. Yes
2. Yes
3. T W Whites Great Bookham 2017/18
4. N/A
5. Yes
6. N/A
7. No
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